Michael Clune, PhD | Senior Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer

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Michael Clune, PhD, is Senior Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer.


Michael Clune, PhD, Senior Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer

Mike Clune joined UCSF in 2011 and currently serves as senior associate vice chancellor and chief financial officer. The Finance organization includes Budget and Resource Management, Controller, the FAS Finance Service Center, Risk Management and Insurance Services, and Supply Chain Management. Mike’s primary responsibility is to ensure that campus financial resources are carefully stewarded and effectively managed to assist in achieving the UCSF’s mission to advance health worldwide.

In addition to his role at UCSF, Mike is an appointed member-at-large of the Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO) board of directors. WACUBO is a community for business officers in the western region that provide opportunities for professional development, networking, and information sharing among colleagues to identify solutions for issues affecting higher education.

Prior to joining UCSF, Mike worked in the UC Office of the President in Oakland, California for 11 years, primarily on University-wide administrative and policy issues related to enrollment management, budget development, and resource administration.

Mike earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration at the University of San Diego and later earned a master’s in statistics and PhD in demography at UC Berkeley.